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Officials Calling Nevada Solar Future Bright

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Several government and business leaders say Nevada renewable energy projects have a bright future with the federal government tightening pollution controls for greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants. Nevada doesn’t rely […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/03/2015

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Coal Plant Owners To Pay $4.3M To Settle Lawsuit

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Operators of a coal-fired power plant outside Las Vegas are agreeing to pay $4.3 million to settle a lawsuit and clean up contamination that neighboring Native Americans blame for health problems and water […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/30/2015


Outage At Vegas DMV Office Knocks Out Cameras And Scanners Across The State

East Sahara location in Las Vegas was evacuated Thursday afternoon, after an NV Energy transformer blew out. Officials say systems are back on line.


Henderson Fire

1 Displaced After House Fire In Henderson

Henderson, Nev. –The Henderson Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire on Manteno Court, near Eastern Avenue and Horizon Ridge Parkway, today at about 12:45 a.m. The first arriving engine company found fire and […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/08/2015

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Nevada Regulators Reject Switch Bid To Leave Power Grid

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada utility regulators have rejected a bid by a big Las Vegas data storage company that uses lots of electricity to unplug from the main power supplier in the state, NV Energy. The […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/10/2015

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Sun Shines On Solar Compromise

Bill aimed at resolving dispute between NV Energy and solar users


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Wynn, Sands Pulling Plug on NV Energy?

Applications filed with Public Utilities Commission for resorts to buy electricity on open market


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A Warning To Residents About An NV Energy Scam

Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police have learned that persons identifying themselves as employees of the NV Energy company are calling customers, threatening to disconnect power if a credit card payment is not made over the […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/12/2015

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NV Energy Phasing Out Coal Plant

Part of ongoing shift to greener sources


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Nevada Regulators Reject Tribal Solar Plant Again

Nevada regulators on Wednesday refused a second request to waive competitive bids for utility company NV Energy to buy solar power from a proposed solar generation station on the Moapa River Paiute Indian Reservation outside Las Vegas.